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Moringa rivae leaf Extracts Attenuate Complete Freund’s Adjuvant-Induced Arthritis in Wistar Rats via Modulation of Inflammatory and Oxidative Stress Biomarkers

Moringa rivae is widely used as a traditional remedy against arthritis. The present research was designed to evaluate the anti-arthritic potential of Moringa rivae extracts. Treatment of rats with adjuvant-induced arthritis with methanolic and aqueous extracts of M. rivae (150, 300 or 600 mg/kg), and piroxicam (10 mg/kg) was started orally at day 8 post-administration of complete Freund’s adjuvant and continued till 28th day. Read more here.